47points
60points

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

53points
63points

JBL GO

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JBL GO
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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45 facts in comparison

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) vs JBL GO

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO

Why is Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) better than JBL GO?

  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?
  • 2 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    3vs1
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 3 more microphone(s)
    ?

    4vs1
  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Why is JBL GO better than Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)?

  • 58.72% less body volume
    ?

    173.97cm³vs421.443cm³
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • 170g lighter
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    130gvs300g
  • 30.7mm shorter
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    68.3mmvs99mm
  • 16.3mm narrower
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    82.7mmvs99mm

Price comparison

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
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$24.99
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) pricegrabberAmazon Echo Dot Gen 3 v2, Charcoal
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$49.99

JBL GO

ProductStorePrice
JBL GO AmazonJBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speak...JBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker W/A Built-in Strap-Hook (Black)
Amazon logo
$31.95
JBL GO walmartJBL FLIP 5 Portable Speaker IPX7 Waterpr...JBL FLIP 5 Portable Speaker IPX7 Waterproof On-The-Go Bundle with Hard Shell Case (Blue)
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$99.99

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Design

1.volume

421.44cm³

173.97cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
2.drivers count

1

1

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
3.control panel placed on a device
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.warranty period

3

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
6.weight

300g

130g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a subwoofer
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.has a noise-canceling microphone
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.number of microphones

4

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
6.has a magnetic shielding
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has wireless charging
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
4.can be used with standard batteries
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
5.has a removable battery
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
An auxiliary input allows you to play other audio sources by connecting them through a simple audio connection like a 3.5mm jack, i.e for MP3 or portable DVD/CD player.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.has voice commands
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
5.Has a radio
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
6.has a sleep timer
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Price comparison

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
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$24.99
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) pricegrabberAmazon Echo Dot Gen 3 v2, Charcoal
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$49.99

JBL GO

ProductStorePrice
JBL GO AmazonJBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speak...JBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker W/A Built-in Strap-Hook (Black)
Amazon logo
$31.95
JBL GO walmartJBL FLIP 5 Portable Speaker IPX7 Waterpr...JBL FLIP 5 Portable Speaker IPX7 Waterproof On-The-Go Bundle with Hard Shell Case (Blue)
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$99.99

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